What: Iconic glass kitchenware
Where: Corning, NY, and Charleroi, PA
If you've ever measured out milk for pancakes, melted butter in the microwave, scooped out a slice of lasagna at a potluck buffet, or even just dug into a bowl of popcorn while speeding through the entire season of "The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," you've likely had your hands on a piece of Pyrex in your lifetime. The sturdy, sometimes-colorful glass kitchenware has been around for an entire century!
That's amazing enough, but did you know it's always been manufactured right here in the United States? Here's the lowdown on how Pyrex was born in Corning, NY, and is still made today in Charleroi, PA.